Tour this tranquil town once known as the 'Hell hole of the pacific' now known as 'Romantic Russell'. Take in the sights of Russell on an intimate one-house coach tour combining historical knowledge and local insight. Learn about the significant sites like Pompallier house and Christ Church and stand atop Flagstaff Hill for 360degree views of the Bay.
Russell mini tours has been established in Russell for over 40 years and has become an icon of the Town, watched over by its present custodians with pride and pleasure. It tells many stories of the beginnings of Trade between Maori and the Europeans leading up to the formation of this great nation New Zealand alongs with the Towns chequered past. The guides are all local residents with a wealth of knowledge to share in an entertaining dialogue whilst visiting historic places of interest. Suitable for everyone of any age.